NEW YORK/CHICAGO (Reuters) - Cooler than usual weather and belt-tightening by shoppers still struggling with higher payroll taxes and stubborn unemployment dampened sales last quarter at chains from Macy's Inc <M.N> to Wal-Mart Stores Inc <WMT.N>. Full story
The problem started here at the Walmart off Bobby Jones Expressway, where Cassandra Manson bought her first Green Dot MoneyPak card. Full story
(Reuters) - Wal-Mart Stores Inc <WMT.N> posted weaker-than-expected quarterly earnings on Thursday due to poor U.S. sales and said its profit for this quarter might also miss Wall Street's forecast as it spends more on its foreign bribery probe, e-commerce and international operations. Full story
(Reuters) - Wal-Mart Stores Inc <WMT.N> said on Thursday that this quarter would be challenging and gave a forecast that suggests profit will again miss Wall Street expectations, due in part to costs from its foreign bribery probe. Full story
Andres Garcia Amaya, JPMorgan Funds, discusses how to play the Fed's next move and financials now; and Citi removed Wal-Mart from its "top picks" list, with the FMHR traders.
This week investors expect earnings reports from DOW components, Cisco and Walmart as well as retailer Kohl's. It's also a huge week for economic data, with reports on small business, housing and inflation.
Fortune's Leigh Gallagher joins Morning Joe to reveal the Fortune 500 largest U.S. corporations, and Wal-Mart takes the top spot for the seventh time in the past decade.
A California man is in custody after officials say he intentionally plowed his car into the San Joe store, then began assaulting shoppers with a blunt object. Four people were injured, one of them seriously.
The Melissa Harris-Perry panel talks about how our federal social safety net programs continue to catch more and more Americans, and whether Wal-Mart has gone too far in its use of low wage labor.
A view shows the Walmart logo at a Walmart store in North Bergan, New Jersey in this November 22, 2012 file photo. Wal-Mart Stores Inc's quarterly profit just missed Wall Street expectations on May 16, 2013, with sales down 1.4 percent at its Walmart U.S. stores open at least a year. REUTERS/Eri
A customer shops along the fruits department in a Sam's Club store, a division of Wal-Mart Stores, in Bentonville, Arkansas June 2, 2011. REUTERS/Sarah Conard
The clothing tag on a boy's shirt by Wal-Mart's brand Faded Glory, which is made in Bangladesh, is shown after purchase from a Walmart store in Encinitas, California, May 14, 2013. REUTERS/Mike Blake